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focal
American English: /ˈfoʊk(ə)l/
British English: /ˈfəʊk(ə)l/

Translation of focal in Spanish:

adjective before noun

  • 1
    (issue/topic)
    central
    Example sentences
    • But we do intend to put something back that we can all be proud of to make a new focal centre of the village again.
    • The third plot while without a central focal character is the most important thread: the coming of the Second Boxer Rebellion in China.
    • Dubey cuts the figures at the edges and at unusual angles to create focal interest in the compositions.
  • 2 (Optics)
    (length/ratio)
    focal
    Example sentences
    • Huygens discovered the law of refraction to derive the focal distances of lenses.
    • Residual longitudinal chromatic aberration introduces a focal shift for any wavelength variation.
    • There are now Bifocal lenses, a type of contact lens design that includes two focal areas: one for near, one for distance.

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